Michele Debczak

Michele Debczak is a staff writer for mentalfloss.com. In the past she’s written about cheese and movies, two of her favorite things in life. In her free time she enjoys dogspotting, eating breakfast foods, and reading about alien conspiracy theories on Wikipedia.
A Gorgeous Map of Mars in the Style of Medieval Cartography
Why Is White Noise 'White'?
Wear Your Favorite Font With This Typography-Inspired Jewelry
This Preschool Is Designed to Teach Kids to Farm Their Own Food
Researchers 3D Print 'Bones' to Make an Astonishingly Accurate Robotic Hand
Rare 'Harry Potter' Books Are Worth More Than $50,000
These Goldfish Purses From Japan Are Incredibly Lifelike
Here Are the Books Ernest Shackleton Brought on His Final Antarctic Expedition
This Headband Monitors Brain Waves to Help You Sleep at Night
Scientists Put Penguins on a Treadmill to Learn About Their Waddle
These Are the Best Cities for Women in the Tech Industry
Turn Your Home Into a Feline Paradise With These (Actual) Catwalks
Craftsman Recreates 'Settlers of Catan' Out of a Single Piece of Lumber
This Google A.I. Can Guess a Photo's Location Better Than Humans Can
Gorillas Hum Happy Tunes While They Eat, New Research Finds
This Smart Toothbrush Tracks Its Location In Your Mouth
This Synesthesia Mask Simulates How Colors Smell
Here Are the Best Colleges for Students Looking to Make an Impact
This Super-Thin Inhaler Is the Size of a Credit Card
Watch a Scientist Demonstrate the Different Ways Venom Can Kill
A Non-Royal Woman Will Appear on Scottish Currency for the First Time
President Frank Underwood’s Portrait Is Hanging in the National Portrait Gallery
25 Facts About Oklahoma (Where the Wind Comes Sweeping Down the Plain)
This End Table Design Concept Doubles as an At-Home Gym for Seniors
Study Suggests Endurance Running May Boost Your Brain
This Crowdsourcing Platform Will Turn Users Into Space Archaeologists
These Smart, Ambitious Dolls Are Meant to Inspire Young Girls
This Brokerage Firm Only Lists Castles and Historic Buildings
Ötzi the Iceman Has Been 3D-Printed
A Toy Boat Launched by School Kids in South Carolina Ended Up in Wales
Trekkies Will Soon Be Able to Pilot Their Own 'Enterprise' Drones
High Schoolers Compete to Have Their Food Served In Space
High-Speed Video Shows Sea Butterflies 'Flying' Like Insects Through the Water
Unruly Tumbleweeds Are Overtaking This Australian Town
Name Every Shade of the Rainbow With This 'Color Thesaurus'
This New Rule Would Let You Swap Your Cable Box for Chromecast or Roku
Retrobituaries: Garrett Morgan, the Prolific Inventor Behind the 3-Phase Traffic Signal
This Solar Home Shape-Shifts to Follow the Sun
This Kitchen Gadget Lets You Bake Edible Spoons
25 Unusual Facts About Utah
Google Will Start Delivering Fresh Groceries
5 Monstrous Facts About Pike Eels
This Sundial Displays the Time Like a Digital Clock
China is Relocating 9000 People to Build the World’s Largest Radio Telescope
This Circular Power Strip May Be the Answer to Your Charging Woes
25 Spirited Facts About Massachusetts
This Font Was Designed Exclusively for Coding
Researchers Broke the Record for Fastest Data Transmission Speed
Watch This Video of a Lightning Storm Shot from the ISS
Alcatel's Upcoming Smartphone Package Will Double as a VR Viewer


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